Baseball

Thorndale Optimist Minor Baseball 2020 Registration

When: January 29, 2020: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
February 1, 2020: 10:00 am to 11:00
Where: Thorndale Public Library
§ Anyone wishing to help COACH or UMPIRE, may sign up at Registration.
§ Executive Help Needed (Registration, Equipment, Uniforms)
§ Pitch, Hit, and Run, TBD

If you are unable to make it to registration, please e-mail Blake or Dan with the following information and provide a cheque (made out to Thorndale Minor Ball) prior to Jan. 28:
Baseball Player, Birthdate, E-mail, guardian contact information

Contact information for registration:
Blake DeClark - (519) 788-2649 - blake.declark@gmail.com
Dan McDonald - PO Box 245, 154 King Street Thorndale, ON - danandcherylmcdonald@bell.net
Cheques made out to `Thorndale Minor Ball`

Birth Years Cost ($) Notes
Blastball
Birth Years 2014*, 2015, 2016 Cost: $30

A focus on fun and learning the skills of baseball. Each night will consist of drills,
games and other activities. Blastball takes place on Monday nights in June and July.

Rookie Transition
Birth Year 2013 $ 90

Rookie transition allows players to experience rookie ball with more players that are
the same skill and ability. Families can expect less travel than rookie ball and players
will gain all of the necessary skills and experience to improve. Just like rookie ball, a
pitching machine is used.

Rookie Ball
Birth Years 2011, 2012 130
A pitching machine is utilized. Travel around the Thorndale area (e.g. Dorchester,
Thamesford, London)

Mosquito
Birth Years 2009, 2010 140
Players pitch in games at this level. Travel around the Thorndale area (e.g.
Dorchester, Thamesford, London)

Peewee
Birth Years 2007, 2008 140
Players pitch in games at this level. Travel around the Thorndale area (e.g.
Dorchester, Thamesford, London)

*2014 kids may be placed in Rookie transition, depending on skill level and registration numbers.
For Rookie Transition and up, players are responsible for helmets, jocks, gloves, shoes...

Thorndale Women's Slo-Pitch
Thorndale has a recreational women's slo-pitch league that has been in existence for over 25 years. Players must be 16 years old in order to play. There are six teams in the league. Games are Wednesday nights at 7:00pm. The season runs from May to August, with playoffs finishing on the 3rd Saturday in August. League contact is Janis Armstrong Ph: 519-873-0351 or email janisarm@hotmail.com

If you are interested in joining a team please call, text or email Janis.

Thorndale Men's Slo-Pitch league

Thorndale men's slo-pitch league, averaging 14 teams a year, plays from the first week of May to the playoffs on the second weekend of September. Games are played on Sundays (excluding long weekends), and some Monday and Wednesday nights. Players must be at least 16 years old. For further information, check their website